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A Capitol Fourth

7 pm Friday, July 4, on WILL-TV and WILL-AM: America’s biggest birthday celebration featuring Phillip Phillips, the Muppets, Jordin Sparks, Patti LaBelle, Frankie Valli and more.

Fireworks on July 4th over the Washington Monument

Join host Tom Bergeron for our country’s national Independence Day celebration, live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The event will feature performances by Frankie Valli, Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks, Michael McDonald, Sara Evans, Kendall Schmidt and Kelli O’Hara; with the National Symphony Orchestra under the direction of top pops conductor Jack Everly. In celebration of the 200th anniversary of our national anthem, composer John Williams will debut a special arrangement for orchestra and chorus of the “Star Spangled Banner” with the National Symphony Orchestra, The Joint Armed Forces Chorus, the Choral Arts Society of Washington and the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets.